Only one of these servers has the Mavell network interface. Ben Collins has backported the sky2 driver 0. If you’d like to contribute content, let us know. This request is not yet committed for inclusion in an Update release. Is there anything further I can provide to help debug this? EL I see tx timeouts that the driver cannot recover from, reloading the driver fixes it. Comment 55 Neil Horman

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Greg, I updated the kernel and now my ethernet is working fine from cold boot. You are not directly subscribed to this bug’s notifications. Comment 29 Pete Philips Ethtool reports no link even though I marvwll connected to my router. This request is not yet committed for inclusion in an Update release.

CONFIG_SKY2: SysKonnect Yukon2 support (EXPERIMENTAL)

The driver maintainer Stephen Hemminger can’t seem to fix this because he can’t duplicate the error of getting the card to lock up. Browse Requests Reports Product Dashboard.


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After that the bridge came back. Marvell shipping broken firmware is completely unpublicised or acknowledged, however updated firmware is available through your motherboard vendor, so all hope it not lost after all Marvel Lodewijk Smit My solution was to get a realtek gigabit adapter.

Linux Kernel: drivers/net/ethernet/marvell/sky2.c File Reference

After booting from Linux to Windows and from Linux to Linux, the interface works fine. After rebooting Ubuntu, the interface works fine. I madvell 1 Terabyte data from server 1 to server 2 while simultaneously copying 1 Terabyte data from server 2 to server 1.

Dmesg looks good, but I just can’t get an IP.

ethernet driver problems Marvell 80E (sky2)

The PCI recognition code for this part is simply ifdef’ed out with a comment that it’s broken. I installed Kubuntu 6. The common thread with the posters on the gentoo forum who claim they have the sky2 driver working is they are not hammering the connection hard enough.

You should have something to test on a box in a few hours. I updated sly2 kernel and now my ethernet is working fine from cold boot. Nic driver for Marvell Yukon 88E This was reset using the standard rmmod sky ; modprobe sky2 reset procedure.


Comment 58 Neil Horman Comment 46 Andy Gospodarek Comment 8 Andy Gospodarek Comment 10 Lodewijk Smit I skj2 get it to work even with a cold boot. By joining our community you will have the ability to post topics, receive our newsletter, use the advanced narvell, subscribe to threads and access many other special features. I set up a machine with two Marvell NICs in a bridge configuration. So, heavy load in both directions for a long period. I tested the 2.

mwrvell I’ve located a sky2 card down here, and I’ve been pummeling it for about an hour now with icmp traffic in and out with no problems. Not sure on how to force an interface to be detected as a certain ethX.